World crosses 10 mn cases, India adds 110,000 in 6 days The world hit a grim global coronavirus milestone on Sunday — crossing 10 million confirmed cases — and was closing in, by midnight, on another: 500,000 deaths.
India reported more than 19,700 fresh Covid-19 cases on Sunday, the second highest single-day surge so far after Saturday’s count of 20,060.
The state has so far registered 164,626 cases, nearly 30% of all cases in the country.
Naval exercise: India and Japan held a small naval exercise in the Indian Ocean on Saturday.
Note: Since 2015, Japan is a participant of the high-profile Malabar naval exercise along with India and the US.